# Evaluate 3/6+2/12 36+212
Simplify each term.
Cancel the common factor of 3 and 6.
Factor 3 out of 3.
3(1)6+212
Cancel the common factors.
Factor 3 out of 6.
3⋅13⋅2+212
Cancel the common factor.
3⋅13⋅2+212
Rewrite the expression.
12+212
12+212
12+212
Cancel the common factor of 2 and 12.
Factor 2 out of 2.
12+2(1)12
Cancel the common factors.
Factor 2 out of 12.
12+2⋅12⋅6
Cancel the common factor.
12+2⋅12⋅6
Rewrite the expression.
12+16
12+16
12+16
12+16
To write 12 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 33.
12⋅33+16
Write each expression with a common denominator of 6, by multiplying each by an appropriate factor of 1.
Multiply 12 and 33.
32⋅3+16
Multiply 2 by 3.
36+16
36+16
Combine the numerators over the common denominator.
3+16
46
Cancel the common factor of 4 and 6.
Factor 2 out of 4.
2(2)6
Cancel the common factors.
Factor 2 out of 6.
2⋅22⋅3
Cancel the common factor.
2⋅22⋅3
Rewrite the expression.
23
23
23
The result can be shown in multiple forms.
Exact Form:
23
Decimal Form:
0.6‾
Evaluate 3/6+2/12     